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’žni : y ludo : duttu nu : ri: ya : = I am not laughing



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ni : y iudo ; nu : rlya : ka = (I) haviog not laughed



CONJUNCTION



1.    There are no  conjunctions  as   such in Gadaba language.

Intonation alone serves the purpose of conjunction.



ni ; yyu : / ne ; y bu ya : w adiwi u : giniy

I (and) my brother went to the forest.



2.



Iiidipeadent words like /miyo/  =  again are used to join

the words.



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3.    /  sa : w/ is a suffix which denotes "also

ni; y sa: w pi: gi = I also came.



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CLAS1F1ED VOCABULARY



NOUNS

Animals



Adaw              = Fish



*   w



bogte : 1          = She buffalo



budiibu           = snake



*



dibbagime       = sheep

elti gime         » goat



gibi                « pig